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The Big Fish Grille

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1260 South Crane Hwy, Rte. 3, Crofton, MD 21114
+1 410-451-3133
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 10:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Silver Spring, Maryland
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99 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

I always enjoy going to this resturant. The drinks are two for one during happy hour. The appertizers are reduce price. You can really get you eat and drinkl on at Big Fish. I would recommend that you try it just once and you will be hooked on Big Fish. No pun intended.

Thank DMAN0431
Fort Myers, Florida
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Our family was looking for something different. We had a great server, Christopher, who explained everything and recommended great entrees. Would definitely go again.

Thank ravenfans-5
Level Contributor
10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

We were there for Happy Hour, had the Pick Three, we chose Coconut Shrimp, Chicken and Steak Skewers and Brie Wedge. They were all great. We came back for dinner. It was crazy busy, a Friday night. The Hostess was wonderful, squeezed us in rather then make us wait an hour (we were a party of 5 be dinner time).... More 

Thank Laura B
District Heights, Maryland
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

This was not my first visit to big fish but I had not been in a few years and decided to go and grab a bite. We were seated quickly however, the manager forgot to let our server know that we were there. Needless to say, we weren't even greeted by our waitress until after sitting for 15minutes. After finally... More 

Thank rqueen56
Bowie, Maryland
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Came to Big Fish Grille to grab something quick. I ended up ordering a couple of appetizers, lobster mac and cheese and the chicken quesidilla. Both were served quickly and were very good. The server was very good and attentive while not coming to the table to often. She did take notice that i had taken a break from eating... More 

Thank Keith R
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20 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

The only reason I'm giving this place 2 stars is because the crab soup was pretty good and my sons chicken tenders were flames. I didn't know what to expect going into this place. I always see this place while traveling on Route 3. The service was ok, the waitress didn't seem to know what to suggest to us when... More 

Thank Mark H
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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96 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016

I have had brunch at this restaurant several times. I would continue to go if the group I am with chooses this restaurant. Decent MD seafood. Plenty of parking is available.

Thank lovelylanna
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

Chris was the best server ever. Atmosphere and food was great we all had an awesome experience here. Very attentive staff and friendly.

Thank Ms. Y
Level Contributor
71 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

My experience and my opinion. I'd have to agree with a previous raters post. "Worst dining experience I`ve had". Apparently they only want reservations on holidays, but they take walk ins as well. Family all felt like we were not welcomed. Hosts incapable in figuring out what to do with us because we did not have a reservation. Management say... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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36 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

Dinner at 7 PM on a Sunday-- Parking lot was littered and inside floor could use a sweeper. Not a reason to not eat-- but floor needed to be swept-- Food noticeable under table and in aisle. Service was good and food tasty.

Thank urejected

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 40
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1260 South Crane Hwy, Rte. 3, Crofton, MD 21114
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Crofton
  • Phone Number: +1 410-451-3133
With a Refreshing Menu from Fun Casual to Fine Dining. The Big Fish Grille features a bright contemporary interior, exceptional service, and a delectable menu. As innovative as the restaurants decor, our menu is suitable for a casual happy hour, a relaxing fine dining experience, or a festive event in our large private banquet area. Take a dive into a gourmet wonderland as we specialize with unique flavors of the Land & Sea. We offer a full range menu that features jumbo lump Crab Cakes, succulent Scallops, luscious Lobster tails, and a diversity of Shrimp dishes and Maki Rolls. Or delight your taste buds the tenderness of the Land with dishes ranging from our ever so tender Filet Mignon & Prime Rib dishes, the "grilled to perfection" Rack of Lamb, or any one of our specialty Burgers. No meal is complete without trying or one of our decadent desserts. Made in house, we offer Whiskey Bread Pudding, Vanilla Bean Crème Brulee, Key Lime Pie and many more.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?